Search on in Sidmouth for first aid champions

St John Ambulance, Devon, seeks nominations for first aid heroes

A nationwide search is on to celebrate those leading the way in first aid and St John Ambulance, Devon, is on the look-out for local nominees.

The inaugural St John Ambulance First Aid Awards aims to recognise the achievements of those who champion first aid – in the workplace or in public - and heroes who have been the difference between a life lost and one saved.

Nominations need to be made by 26 August via

Finalists will attend a black-tie awards dinner in London in November.

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